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Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.

Will they knock down the Astrodome?

Some folks in Texas think it would be a good idea if they tore down what has been called the "Eighth Wonder of the World" and replaced it with a park.

Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed four children and two adults Wednesday at a Houston-area home belonging to relatives of his estranged wife, authorities said.

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.

Texas father defends mom in daughter's beating death

Marine Chris Moore is feeling a pain like no other after learning about the brutal death of his 19-month-old daughter, Tylea. It's a father's loss, and a father's fear.

7 Questions: After Obama's Texas trip, what now for immigration crisis?

More money. More National Guard troops at the border. More children deported. A slew of possible solutions for the immigration crisis at the southern border emerged this week as President Barack Obama visited Texas.

Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed four children and two adults -- at least some of whom might have been his estranged wife's relatives -- at a Houston-area home Wednesday, authorities said. A seventh person, a 15-year-old girl, was critically wounded at the

Border city's mayor states taxpayer money won't help immigrants

City leaders in Laredo, Texas, said they will not use taxpayer money to help illegal immigrants released from Border Patrol custody.

Going for the Gold! The Transplant Games

Houston, TX (WGNO) -- There's a team of athletes from Louisiana who are doing something extraordinary.

Obama heads to Texas to address 'urgent humanitarian situation'

President Barack Obama travels to Texas, the epicenter of the immigrant influx, on Wednesday. But the trip has come under criticism from Republicans and some Democrats because, while it includes a Democratic Party fundraising event, it doesn't s